Data Analyst

Data Analyst
(more about Two Sigma)

Duties: Analyze and curate massive amounts of data for thousands of different tradable instruments, including stocks, bonds, futures, contracts, commodities, and more. Create systematic, automated processes and tools that allow the team to scale and rapidly onboard new for research, modeling, or trading. Collaborate with business partners, software engineers, and other data analysts to understand business needs and then design and develop reliable data pipelines that produce high quality datasets. Support the day to day operations of Two Sigma by applying problem solving, pattern detection, and root cause analysis to a wide range of data issues in a fast paced environment. Help drive continuous improvements to the team’s data quality procedures and a consistent approach to how data quality is measured, monitored and reported. Work closely with modelers and engineers to expand tradable asset classes by investigating vendor data, analyzing data quality and availability, onboarding new datasets, and establishing new data pipeline.


Minimum education and experience required: Master’s degree or equivalent in Science, Analytics, Mathematics, Statistics, Engineering, Computer Science, or related field plus 1 year of data analysis experience, or related experience; OR Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Science, Analytics, Mathematics, Statistics, Engineering, Computer Science, or related field plus 3 years of data analysis experience, or related experience.


Skills required: 


  • Must have experience working on data pipelines, including ingestion, cleaning, transformation and automation. 
  • Must have experience with data analysis on large datasets. 
  • Must have experience with Python including using pandas to process data. 
  • Must have experience with SQL along with working of relational database systems. 
  • Must have experience in using Microsoft Office Suite including excel and ppt. 
  • Must have demonstrated knowledge of financial instruments. 
  • Must have experience interacting with financial data vendor platforms like Bloomberg terminal. 
  • Must have experience with data visualization. 
Must pass company’s required skills assessment. 


Employer will accept any amount of experience with the required skills.







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